Tag Archives: Kathryn Tucker

TROY history class studies lynching, gathers soil for Equal Justice Initiative exhibit

April 30, 2018
By Andy Ellis

A Troy University history class is doing its part to provide a sense of justice for victims of lynching in and around Pike County.

Students in Dr. Kathryn Tucker’s class, the African American Experience, have spent part of the spring semester researching lynching, searching out locations and filling jars with dirt from the sites where…

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Education key in preserving, advancing King’s legacy, panelists say

April 9, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Last week, as the nation marked the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a panel of experts discussed the Civil Rights leader’s lasting legacy during a community forum at the Rosa Parks Museum on Tuesday night.

A part of the museum’s Real Talk Community Forum series, the event, moderated by…

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Rosa Parks Museum to host forum on continuing legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

March 26, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will observe the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with the free community forum “Continuing King’s Legacy” on April 3.

The event, which is set for 6 p.m. in the museum’s auditorium, is a part of the Real Talk Community Forum series. The event will…

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